Public Safety

Iowa City Police seek assistance identifying 'skimming' suspect

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The Iowa City police have taken to Facebook to seek the aid of the community to identify images of a man setting up a skimming device at a drive-thru ATM.

Skimming is typically a crime in which a device is set up to steal someone’s credit card information during an otherwise normal transaction such as withdrawing money from an ATM. After the info is stolen, the theif can then use it to make unauthorized purchases.

The Facebook post and images from the Iowa City Police can be seen below. Please contact authoritues if you have any information on the subject and refere to ICR 2019000254.

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